USC basketball coach Frank Martin has just about filled out a starting lineup of transfers after landing his fourth Wednesday from the NCAA Transfer Portal in AC Flora grad 6-4 James Reese V. This will be the fourth collegiate stop for Reese. He started out at Buffalo before transferring to Odessa JC, TX. Then it was on to North Texas for the last two seasons.
Last season Reese averaged 11 points and 4 rebounds per game. He shot 41% from the floor, 34% from three point range, and 77% from the line.
The Mean Green played in the NCAA Tournament and Reese scored 13 points in the upset of Purdue and 10 points in the loss to Villanova. His season high in scoring was 21 points in the opening game of the campaign.
Reese joins guard Chico Carter Jr., and Erik Stevenson and forward AJ Wilson as transfers to the Gamecocks .
Here’s the USC roster as it stands as of April 14
- 6-2 Seventh Woods
- 6-2 Jacobi Wright
- 6-2 Chico Carter Jr.
- 6-4 Devin Carter
- 6-4 James Reese V
- 6-5 Carlous Williams (unsigned commitment)
- 6-6 AJ Lawson
- 6-7 Ja’Von Benson
- 6-7 AJ Wilson
- 6-8 Alanzo Frink
- 6-8 Ta’Quan Woodley
- 6-9 Tre-Vaughn Minott
- 6-10 Wildens Leveque